The Nikon D800 is available for pre order. The introductory price is only $2,995! The price is a suprise because until recently most rumors were that the price would be closer to $4000. The price of the D800 is the same as the D700 at introduction!
Use the following links to place your Nikon D800 pre-order:
Adorama offers Free Shipping, a 30-day return policy, no restocking fee and does NOT charge your card until the camera ships!
B&H offers free shipping, a 30-day return policy and no restocking fee. Note: B&H WILL authorize the full amount on your credit card at the time of order. Make sure you have funds available before placing your order.
Free shipping, 30-day return policy, and Authorized Nikon Dealer.
Nikon D800 at Best Buy
Best Buy offers free shipping, a 14-day return policy, no restocking fee, and you can return the camera to a retail store for a refund.
Amazon has a 30-day return policy, no restocking fee, and does NOT charge your card until the camera ships.
The D800 is scheduled to be released on March 22, 2012.
Also available is the D800E special edition without an anti-aliasing filter. The price is $3,299. See: What is the D800E? What does an anti-aliasing filter do? for an explanation of the reason for the D800E and if you should buy the D800E or the regular D800.
The D800E is scheduled to be released on April 12, 2012.